Falcons' goal is potent combo of Devonta Freeman, Tevin ColemanESPN.com Updated 3 hours agoFalcons' goal is potent combo of Devonta Freeman, Tevin ColemanShare TweetFree-agent O'Brien Schofield could return to FalconsShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoThe Colts signed tight end Chase Coffman on Tuesday. Coffman has played in 37 career regular-season games and three playoff games. Originally drafted by the Bengals in 2009, he’s also spent time with the Falcons, Titans and Seahawks. Undrafted rookie co…Share TweetThe Falcons cut the most prolific return man in NFL history Tuesday, but it wasn’t because he was having a hard time staying on the field. According to Michael Cunningham of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Falcons General Manager Thomas Dimitroff said…Share Tweet
Falcons rookie Devin Fuller feeling 100 percent for training campESPN.com Jul 25 (yesterday)Falcons rookie Devin Fuller feeling 100 percent for training campShare Tweet
Raheem Morris learning on the fly as he coaches offense for first timeprofootballtalk.com Jul 25 (yesterday)Raheem Morris had to take a step back to being an assistant after an ill-fated stint as the Buccaneers head coach. Now with the Falcons, he’s had to step to the other side of the ball. After a year working with the defensive backs (his area of expertise…Share TweetESPN.com Jul 20Will five rookies crack starting lineup for Falcons at camp?Share Tweet
Falcons waive James Stone with injury settlementprofootballtalk.com Jul 19The Falcons dropped a player from their roster on Tuesday, leaving them at 88 players heading into training camp. The team announced that they have waived center James Stone with an injury settlement. Stone tore his ACL last December and the timing of t…Share TweetBefore his coaching career, Campbell was a two-way player for the Philadelphia Eagles and the San Francisco 49ers.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 18Most Americans can look at yesterday’s killing of police officers in Baton Rouge and feel a combination of shock, sadness or anger. But for former NFL running back and current Falcons minority owner Warrick Dunn, the news brings a different kind of emot…Share Tweet
Keanu Neal working out with Kam Chancellor ahead of Falcons campprofootballtalk.com Jul 12When the Falcons made safety Keanu Neal their first-round pick in April, some people noted the outsize role that safeties Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor played when Falcons head coach Dan Quinn was the defensive coordinator of the Seahawks. The Seahawks…Share Tweet
Falcons Looking to Lighten the Workload of RB Freeman in 2016falconsgab.com Jul 12Widely respected Falcons running backs coach Bobby Turner hopes to decrease Devonta Freeman’s carries in 2016, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. “It’s about growth,” Turner told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “Free had…Share Tweetfalconsgab.com Jul 12Ever wonder what would happen if the NFL went Pokémon style with their logos? Well, with the new sensation Pokémon Go hitting the market, Daily Snark put out all the NFL teams if their logos were done in the style of Pokémon – with the Falcons instead o…Share Tweet
Falcons want Devonta Freeman to carry it less often this yearprofootballtalk.com Jul 11Few players did more for the Falcons last year than Devonta Freeman. But they’re hoping to make him do less this year. Falcons running backs coach Bobby Turner told D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution the goal was to keep Freeman fr…Share Tweet
Dan Quinn wants fans to help Falcons put pressure on offensesprofootballtalk.com Jul 10Between Vic Beasley’s move to linebacker, the signing of free agents Derrick Shelby and Courtney Upshaw and drafting safety Keanu Neal in the first round, the Falcons haven’t left much doubt about their hopes of putting more teeth into their defense thi…Share Tweet
Unemployed Roddy White still grousing about the Falconsprofootballtalk.com Jul 6Receiver Roddy White is still looking for a job. But he’s still talking about his last job, and that probably won’t help him land his next job. Appearing on WZGC-FM in Atlanta’s Dukes & Bell and given a chance to tell his side (again) as to what hap…Share Tweet
Matt Ryan tiptoes around Tom Brady caseprofootballtalk.com Jul 6Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was back in Boston on Wednesday, in connection with Boston College’s decision to retire his jersey. He was asked about another Boston quarterback whose jersey will be retired by the local NFL franchise, inevitably. In respo…Share Tweet
Boston College to retire jerseys of Matt Ryan, Luke Kuechlyprofootballtalk.com Jul 5Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan and Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly will find themselves on opposite sides of the field at least twice this season, but they’ll be sharing space in the history of the Boston College football program. Boston College announc…Share Tweet
Dan Quinn prepared to trust his gut on conversion callsprofootballtalk.com Jun 27Falcons coach Dan Quinn is content to let others use their brains. He’s trusting a different body part when it comes to his decisions about going for two-point conversions or fourth downs. “Sometimes, it’s gut,” Quinn said of the call, via D. Orlando Le…Share Tweet
Falcons don’t rule out playing 2017 preseason home games not in their new homeprofootballtalk.com Jun 26There’s been plenty of news lately about the eventually-to-be-opened-Falcons stadium, and not much of it good. The whole cheap-beer-and-hot-dog news was good. The whole $200-million-more-in-change-orders wasn’t good. The $172-million-in-money-for-nothin…Share Tweet
Falcons have sold $172.3 million in PSLsprofootballtalk.com Jun 25Most people would like to receive money for nothing. Some sports fans still pay plenty of money for literally nothing. It’s called the Personal Seat License: a private tax on the ability to buy season tickets with a catchy name that literally means you …Share Tweet
Falcons officials “pretty confident” stadium construction on targetprofootballtalk.com Jun 24The Falcons gave reproters a tour of their new construction site yesterday, and were confident their new stadium would be complete well before the start of the 2017 season. According to Tim Tucker of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Falcons president R…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jun 23The Buccaneers are breaking in a new defense under new coach Dirk Koetter. For the defense to thrive, tackle Gerald McCoy needs to perform at a high level. Vaughn McClure, who covers the Falcons for ESPN.com, suggested on Thursday that “I know [McCoy] h…Share Tweet
Matt Ryan using mirror to brush up on his footworkprofootballtalk.com Jun 23Mirror, mirror on the wall, who has room for improvement on his footwork before the fall? Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan, for one. Ryan believes that the Falcons offense will be more effective in its second year under offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan …Share Tweet
Thomas Dimitroff thinks “extra year under our belt in this system” will helpprofootballtalk.com Jun 21Falcons General Manager Thomas Dimitroff said early this offseason that he has “no doubt” that the team needs to produce if he is going to remain in his job beyond the 2016 season and nothing in the ensuing months have swayed him from that belief. Durin…Share Tweet
Julio Jones keeps full speed ahead with help from 'Jet Stream'Jul 24ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure speaks with former two-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Roy "Jet Stream" Green about the advice he's given to Julio Jones to improve his game and what he's learned about Jones as a person.
Matt Ryan looking to rebound from last year's miseryJul 15As the Atlanta Falcons begin training camp, how Matt Ryan bounces back from last year's poor showing will be one of the storylines to monitor.
OBJ tops Riddick's list of top non-QB MVPsJul 13Louis Riddick counts down his top MVPs in the league who don't play at the quarterback position.
Is Beckham better than Julio?Jul 8Max Kellerman and Marcellus Wiley debate whether Odell Beckham should have gripes only being ranked No. 10 and behind Julio Jones on the NFL Top 100 players list.